Waverley Soldiers' Memorial 1914 - 1918

Description

 

Made of Sandstone. Depicts an ANZAC soldier standing on a plinth, holding a rifle to his side. Dedicated on the 15 Dec 1918 by Governor General Ferguson.

 

When subscriptions opened in 1917 for the erection of the memorial Charles Howard Wood donated the total cost of the memorial which was ₤1400.

Inscription

 

This monument thy gift of

C Howard Wood Esquire

is erected in honour of

the citizens of Waverley

who enlisted for service

in the Great War of 1914 - 1918

and was unveiled by

His Excellency the Right Honourable

Sire Ronald Craufurd

Munro Ferguson P C C G M C

Governor General of

the Commonwealth of Australia on the 15th December 1918

Lest We Forget

Korea and Vietnam

 

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
Lte James Albert Barnier WW1 R.T.A 1 November 1919 1663 AIF 17th Batt, 2nd Rein France view
Lte James Albert Barr WW1 R.T.A 15 December 1919 AIF 17th Batt,2 Rein Western Front view
Pte William Bert Barracluff WW1 R.T.A 3 December 1918 60 AIF 1st LHR, Machine Gun Section Gallipoli view
P Barrie view
P Barry view
Pte Charles Francis Barton WW1 R.T.A 17 Aug 1916 3196 AIF 30th Batallion, 7th Reinforcement Egypt view
2nd Cpl Harold Bartrop WW1 R.T.A 12 May 1919 6283 Army 13th Field Company Engineers Western Front view
Pte Henry Herbert Bartrop WW1 K.I.A 07-12 August 1915 2110 AIF 3rd Battalion Gallipoli view
W E C Bartrop view
Cpl John Bashall WW1 R.T.A 18 January 1919 3695 AIF 4th Light Trench Mortar Battery France view
Address
Bondi Road
Waverley Park
Bondi NSW 2026
Location/surrounding area
Memorial Location
Recorded by
Kimberly O'Sullivan, Waverley Library. Updated by the Volunteers of Waverley Library.
Established date
1918
Dedication date
1918-12-15 00:00:00.0
Conflict/s
World War 1
Korea, 1950-1953
Vietnam, 1962-1975

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